Category Archives: Gardens

Trees .. 

Up …  and down.

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A wooden spoon …

… from Buckingham Palace – a present which leads me to a couple of thoughts …      … who thinks this will make a great souvenir? Obviously people are buying them, that’s why there is now one at my place … Continue reading

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My friend …

… sent me this today. She’d seen it out in her morning walk and thought of me … Turning toward the rising sun, beautiful and optimistic flowers … her words … much love … my words.

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A little garden …

… in a hole in my driveway, made me smile.

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Flowers! There are flowers!

Driving off the Monash Freeway up towards Exhibition St and I looked to my left towards Birrarung Mar and there they were … SUNFLOWERS & RANUNCULAS & all manner of gorgeousness in a big patch designed to make me grin! … Continue reading

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A second wander through the Botanic Gardens at Kew #2

Beautiful mushrooms that reminded me of others we had seen a few of years ago here, in a hidden children’s play space. I found this photo from back then to share. These ones, woven!

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A second wander through the Botanic Gardens at Kew #1

When I visited Kew earlier in my trip I loved the huge vegetable planting in the beds in front of the huge and beautiful palm house. A veggie patch at Kew Gardens It has been a hot few weeks, great … Continue reading

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